Climate at a Glance

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Contiguous U.S.

Average Temperature Rankings, September 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Warmest/Coolest
Since
Record
September 1981
1-Month
64.92°F
(18.29°C)
64.86°F
(18.26°C)
0.06°F
(0.03°C)
58th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1965
67th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Aug–Sep 1981
2-Month
68.51°F
(20.28°C)
68.48°F
(20.27°C)
0.03°F
(0.01°C)
55th Coolest Coolest since: 1976 1974
70th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Ties: 1973
Jul–Sep 1981
3-Month
70.33°F
(21.29°C)
70.19°F
(21.22°C)
0.14°F
(0.07°C)
63rd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1950
62nd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1998
Jun–Sep 1981
4-Month
70.20°F
(21.22°C)
69.76°F
(20.98°C)
0.44°F
(0.24°C)
79th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1903
46th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 1936
Ties: 1898, 1943
May–Sep 1981
5-Month
67.95°F
(19.97°C)
67.85°F
(19.92°C)
0.10°F
(0.05°C)
56th Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
69th Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2018
Apr–Sep 1981
6-Month
65.82°F
(18.79°C)
65.06°F
(18.37°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1979 1907
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1980 2012
Mar–Sep 1981
7-Month
62.53°F
(16.96°C)
61.68°F
(16.49°C)
0.85°F
(0.47°C)
92nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
33rd Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Feb–Sep 1981
8-Month
59.29°F
(15.16°C)
58.20°F
(14.56°C)
1.09°F
(0.60°C)
100th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
25th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2012
Jan–Sep 1981
9-Month
56.30°F
(13.50°C)
55.08°F
(12.82°C)
1.22°F
(0.68°C)
102nd Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
23rd Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Dec 1980–Sep 1981
10-Month
54.19°F
(12.33°C)
52.85°F
(11.58°C)
1.34°F
(0.75°C)
108th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
16th Warmest Warmest since: 1934 2012
Nov 1980–Sep 1981
11-Month
53.11°F
(11.73°C)
51.84°F
(11.02°C)
1.27°F
(0.71°C)
107th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
17th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Oct 1980–Sep 1981
12-Month
53.07°F
(11.71°C)
52.03°F
(11.13°C)
1.04°F
(0.58°C)
104th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1912
20th Warmest Warmest since: 1954 2012
Ties: 2013
Apr 1980–Sep 1981
18-Month
57.34°F
(14.08°C)
56.37°F
(13.54°C)
0.97°F
(0.54°C)
106th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
18th Warmest Warmest since: 1935 2012
Ties: 1991
Oct 1979–Sep 1981
24-Month
52.78°F
(11.54°C)
52.02°F
(11.12°C)
0.76°F
(0.42°C)
95th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1913, 1918
28th Warmest Warmest since: 1955 2017
Oct 1978–Sep 1981
36-Month
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
52.00°F
(11.11°C)
-0.01°F
(0.00°C)
54th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1917
68th Warmest Warmest since: 1976 2018
Ties: 1910, 1974
Oct 1977–Sep 1981
48-Month
51.85°F
(11.03°C)
51.99°F
(11.11°C)
-0.14°F
(-0.08°C)
46th Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1918
75th Warmest Warmest since: 1977 2018
Oct 1976–Sep 1981
60-Month
51.81°F
(11.01°C)
51.98°F
(11.10°C)
-0.17°F
(-0.09°C)
41st Coolest Coolest since: 1980 1920
79th Warmest Warmest since: 1978 2018

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: National Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 17, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/